Length: 8 miles, 1 Day
Difficulty: Class I/II, novice - self guided
Minimum Age: 5 or older 

California River Adventures offers 1 day  trips on The Lower Stanislaus River. We offer self guided rafting for groups and kayak rentals for individuals on this enjoyable river. All Stanislaus River trips are operated by River Journey Adventures, well regarded is the number 1 outfitter on the Stanislaus River.

The Lower Stanislaus flows through scenic foothills landscape near the historic Gold Rush town of Knights Ferry, California. 

Knights Ferry Run - A 5 to 6 hour float from Knights Ferry to Orange Blossom Park. This run features crystal clear water, a picturesque volcanic rock gorge, exciting "Russian Rapid" and Horseshoe Park, where you can pull over to eat lunch.

The Stanislaus River is located about an hour from Yosemite National Park. During typical years, the season runs from late April to early October.

Stanislaus River Trips

Stanislaus River -  Knights Ferry Run
The class II Knights Ferry run is 8 miles in length. You will experience slow paced rafting through tight gorges and laid back rapids. This river exemplifies beauty with it's clear water, volcanic ridges, and lush riparian scenery.

Rapids include: Russian Rapid